John Stephen Melvin

John Stephen Melvin
July 12, 1835 – February 14, 1902

John Stephen Melvin

John Stephen Melvin

Alternate Spelling: John S. Melvin
1860 Residence: Bladen County, NC

Military Record
May 9, 1862 – Enlisted at Bladen County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, Company H
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, Company H
Rank:  Sergeant
June 27, 1863 – Demoted to Private
Present or Accounted for through August 1864

Parents
Robert Melvin 1792-1846
Elizabeth Herrington 1793-1871

Siblings
James H. Melvin 1815-1860
Mary Jane Melvin 1817-1839
David Bunyan Melvin 1819-1907
Daniel Marshall Melvin 1822-1860
Elizabeth Ann Melvin 1823-1860
William E. Melvin 1826-1901        36th NC 2nd Co I
Arthur Wade Melvin 1828-1881        36th NC 2nd Co C
Robert Phillip Melvin 1830-1901
George Fletcher Melvin 1833-1903        18th NC Co K
Joseph Moore Melvin 1838-1911        36th NC Co H

Wife
Sarah Jane McKay 1852 – 1927

Children
Leon Dexter Melvin 1875-1948
Irene Vernon Melvin 1877-1886
Lena McKay Melvin 1880-1968
Eunice Maude Melvin 1882-1967
John Alexander Melvin 1883-1948
Mattie Moore Melvin 1885-1960
Alma Van Lina Melvin 1888-1970
Paul Bane Melvin 1890-1969
Joslyn Harrington Melvin 1892-1932
Kathleen Lizzie Melvin 1893-1977
John Stephen Melvin, Jr. 1894-1973

Burial
John Stephen Melvin Cemetery
Old Fayetteville Road
Ammon, NC

John Stephen Melvin Grave

John Stephen Melvin Grave